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1890 Communities Near Watertown ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Watertown in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Watertown.

Ashippun   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the East (E) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 103 people
 - Ashippun had a post office and no railroad service
 
Aztalan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 41 people
 - Aztalan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clyman   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 118 people (with 404 people in 2017)
 - Clyman had a post office and railroad service
 
Concord   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 115 people
 - Concord had a post office and no railroad service
 
Farmington   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Farmington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Helenville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 315 people
 - Helenville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hubbleton   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Hubbleton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hustisford   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 513 people (with 1,083 people in 2017)
 - Hustisford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ixonia   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Watertown
 - Ixonia had a post office and railroad service
 
Jefferson   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 2,287 people (with 8,015 people in 2017)
 - Jefferson had a post office and railroad service
 
Jefferson Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Watertown
 - Jefferson Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Johnson Creek   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 3,017 people in 2017)
 - Johnson Creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Lake Mills   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 1,053 people (with 5,898 people in 2017)
 - Lake Mills had a post office and railroad service
 
Lebanon   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Watertown
 - Lebanon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lowell   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 304 people (with 325 people in 2017)
 - Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mapleton   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Mapleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Milford   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 128 people
 - Milford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Monterey   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Monterey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Neosho   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 207 people (with 558 people in 2017)
 - Neosho had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oconomowoc   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 2,729 people (with 8,661 people in 2017)
 - Oconomowoc had a post office and railroad service
 
Pipersville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Pipersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reeseville   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 262 people (with 679 people in 2017)
 - Reeseville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richwood   (Dodge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 177 people
 - Richwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Waterloo   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 862 people (with 3,336 people in 2017)
 - Waterloo had a post office and railroad service
 
Watertown   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from Watertown
 - 1895 population of 8,755 people (with 2,035 people in 2017)
 - Watertown had a post office and railroad service

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Watertown: www.ci.watertown.wi.us/

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountywi.gov

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Watertown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Watertown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Watertown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Watertown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Watertown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Watertown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1828, Longitude: -88.7245     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Watertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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